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Pittsburghers Deal With Cold As Another Snowstorm Hits Northeast

A swirling snowstorm clobbered parts of the mid-Atlantic and the urban Northeast on Tuesday, grounding thousands of flights, closing government offices in the nation’s capital and making a mess of the evening commute.

01/21/2014

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City Enacts Emergency Response Protocols

The snow is falling and temperatures are dropping, which has prompted the City of Pittsburgh to enact emergency response protocols.

01/21/2014

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Weather Alerts Issued As Snow, Cold Arrive

The latest round of winter weather arrived early Tuesday morning bringing more snow and cold temperatures.

01/21/2014

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Approaching Cold, Snow Prompts Winter Weather Advisory

Colder temperatures and some snow are on the way, which has prompted a Winter Weather Advisory to be issued for much of the viewing area.

01/20/2014

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Temperatures To Remain Low Through Rest Of January

We’re past the polar vortex, but more cold temperatures are headed our way.

01/18/2014

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UPMC Doctor: “It’s Better To Stay At Home When You’re Sick”

A UPMC doctor feels that if you start feeling sick, you should stay home and stop infecting those around you.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/14/2014

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Ice Jam Builds Up On Allegheny River

Layers of ice on the Allegheny River are building up and bringing about concern over an ice jam.

01/09/2014

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Cold Weather Causes Water Damage, Line Breaks

The cold weather is causing problems with water service across the area. Both residential pipes and major water mains are being impacted.

01/09/2014

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Police: Crack Smoking Mom Kicks Daughter Out, Teen’s Hands Freeze Together

A local mother was arrested, after Pittsburgh Police say she threw her 16-year-old daughter out of the house, and into the dangerously cold temperatures.

01/08/2014

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2 Area Fires Force Firefighters To Brave Cold Temperatures

Firefighters endured another busy day of having to deal with flames and cold temperatures.

01/08/2014

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Bus Issues Cause Problems For Local School Districts

With the wind chills easing a bit, most schools tried to get by with a two-hour delay Wednesday morning.

01/08/2014

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Power Grid Seeing Record Demand Due To Cold

Electricity demand has spiked across central and eastern states hit by severe cold, and power grid authorities are asking people to conserve energy when possible.

01/07/2014

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Beet Juice, Molasses, Even Cheese Brine Being Used To Treat Frozen Roadways

A splash of beet juice, a dollop of molasses, a squeeze of cheese brine. In the coldest weather, the recipe for safer roads often goes beyond the usual sprinkling of salt.

01/07/2014

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Oakland Man Found Suffering From Hypothermia

An elderly man was hospitalized after being found suffering from hypothermia Tuesday morning.

01/07/2014

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Police, Firefighters Battle Extreme Cold

Working outside in the cold environment is certainly no picnic and local police officers and firefighters were busy with a standoff and several fires overnight.

01/07/2014

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